What is the first action required of a boat operator who is involved in a boating accident?
A boating person involved in an accident on the water accident should: stop the boat right away at site of the accident … Help those injured or at risk of being injured or in danger, unless doing so would be dangerous to his or her personal vehicle or the passengers on board as well… What is the first step required by […]
What Type of Report Must Be Filed if There Is an Accident While Boating?
The laws regarding what type of report must be filed if you are involved in an accident while boating is not unlike the rules of land-based accidents. Federal law states that a report must be filed within 48 hours of the accident, and ten days after the accident has occurred. Regardless of how serious the […]
5 Reasons You Need a Boat Wreck Lawyer
Are you one of the victims of a terrifying boating accident? Do you wonder whether you’ll require an attorney for a boating accident? Similar to cars, boats may get out of fuel and catch on fire. Alcohol and speed could be a factor in the negative events that occur. However, boaters also run the risk of sinking or falling […]
Boating Accidents in San Diego
San Diego Boating Accidents Often Result in Serious Injuries In Gerson & Schwartz, P.A. We at Gerson & Schwartz, P.A. maritime accident attorneys represent people who have suffered serious accidents as well as injuries. We know the complexity that are involved in maritime law. We how we can hold negligent vessel owners as well as cruise lines, manufacturers […]
Boating Accident Attorney – Boat Lawyer
If you or a family member have recently been seriously injured due to someone else’s negligence, you can have cause to file a lawsuit. As the victim, you can be eligible to receive monetary compensation for both your medical bills, lost time at work, and pain and suffering. The first place to start is with […]